Cheap bus tickets from Prague to Kraków

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Cheapest

$22

Average

$34

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Prague to Kraków will cost around $ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 22.

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11:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc8h15 07:15AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
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$221One-way
12:00PMPrague9h40 09:40PMKraków
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$271One-way
12:00PMPrague9h10 09:10PMKraków
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$271One-way
09:00AMPrague7h40 04:40PMKraków
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$301One-way
09:00AMPrague8h00 05:00PMKraków
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$301One-way

Bus schedule from Prague to Kraków

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08:30AMPrague8h30 05:00PMKraków
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08:30AMPrague8h30 05:00PMKraków
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08:30AMPrague8h10 04:40PMKraków
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09:00AMPrague7h40 04:40PMKraków
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09:00AMPrague8h00 05:00PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h40 09:40PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h40 09:40PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h10 09:10PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h10 09:10PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h40 09:40PMKraków
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12:00PMPrague9h10 09:10PMKraków
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06:30PMPrague9h30 04:00AMKraków
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08:00PMPrague7h30 03:30AMKraków
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08:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc7h40 03:40AMKraków
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11:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc8h15 07:15AMKrakow, Dworzec Autobusowy
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Fri
Jan 21
$17RegioJet a.s.
$19Flixbus
$294Lot Polish Airlines
Sat
Jan 22
$14RegioJet a.s.
$21Flixbus
$255Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Jan 23
$14RegioJet a.s.
$16Infobus
$10ryanair sun
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Jan 24
$14RegioJet a.s.
$22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$199Lot Polish Airlines
Tue
Jan 25
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Infobus
$199Lot Polish Airlines
Wed
Jan 26
$17RegioJet a.s.
$17Flixbus
$199Lot Polish Airlines
Thu
Jan 27
$14RegioJet a.s.
$15Infobus
$10ryanair sun
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Jan 28
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$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$199Lot Polish Airlines
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Jan 29
$14RegioJet a.s.
$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$178Lot Polish Airlines
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Jan 30
$14RegioJet a.s.
$16Flixbus
$7ryanair sun
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Jan 31
$17RegioJet a.s.
$22STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$178Lot Polish Airlines
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$16Flixbus
$159Lot Polish Airlines
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$16Flixbus
$159Lot Polish Airlines
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$16Infobus
$10ryanair sun
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Feb 4
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$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$159Lot Polish Airlines
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$16Flixbus
$149Lufthansa Cityline
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$16Flixbus
$13ryanair sun
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Feb 7
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$159Lot Polish Airlines
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$16Flixbus
$156Lufthansa Cityline
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$19STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
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Bus times from Prague to Kraków

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Fastest Journey

7 h 30 m

Average

8 h 41 m

Buses per day

15

Distance

392 km

Of the 15 buses that leave Prague for Kraków every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 392 km distance in an average of 8 h 41 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 9 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

2nd Fastest
08:00PMPrague7h30 03:30AMKraków
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$341One-way
09:00AMPrague7h40 04:40PMKraków
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$301One-way
08:00PMPraha, ÚAN Florenc7h40 03:40AMKraków
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$361One-way
09:00AMPrague8h00 05:00PMKraków
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$301One-way
08:30AMPrague8h10 04:40PMKraków
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$371One-way

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Overview: Bus from Prague to Kraków

distanceDistance243 miles (392 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€15)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, PolskiBus, RegioJet, Infobus, Busfor, Euroticket, Jordan, Regabus, DMD Group, Visit Tour, Musil Tour, BlaBlaCar, Agat, Eurolines Switzerland, Ttbus, Eurobus, NIKOLO s. R. O. Eurolines Madeltrans or SVD Trans

Buses from Prague to Kraków cover the 243 miles (392 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 50 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, PolskiBus, RegioJet, Infobus, Busfor, Euroticket, Jordan, Regabus, DMD Group, Visit Tour, Musil Tour, BlaBlaCar, Agat, Eurolines Switzerland, Ttbus, Eurobus, NIKOLO s. R. O. Eurolines Madeltrans or SVD Trans. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $15 (€12), but the average price of bus tickets is $18 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Prague, Praha, Zličín and arrive in Kraków, Aleja Zygmunta Krasińskiego (Jubilat).

Bus companies: Student Agency and FlixBus from Prague to Kraków

Student Agency and FlixBus buses will get you between Prague and Kraków from $15 (€12). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus
Student Agency

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $17

Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Prague to Kraków due to the coronavirus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Prague to Krakow

Buses in Europe are one of the most effective and affordable ways to travel, with both domestic and international routes offered by a variety of companies. Buses from Prague to Krakow run regularly throughout the day, from very early in the morning until very late in the evening. These bus services are provided by RegioJet, FlixBus, Flixbus, and Infobus among others. Buses from Prague to Krakow take between 6 and a half and 10 hours to make the journey between the two cities, depending on the service chosen. RegioJet buses may require up to two changes, while all Infobus buses are direct.

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Prague to Krakow Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Prague to Krakow when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€24

1 Day in Advance

€24

1 Week in Advance

€24

2 Weeks in Advance

€24

1 Month in Advance

€24

3 Months in Advance

€24

Prague to Krakow Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than the train it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 6 hours to arrive in Krakow.

  • autobus Most Prague to Krakow buses are run by either Flixbus, RegioJet, or Infobus.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Prague's ÚAN Florenc bus station and arrive at either Warszawa Centralny or Zachodnia bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from Prague to Krakow by bus takes as little as 5 hours and 55 minutes to arrive in Krakow.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Prague to Krakow bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Bus from Prague

All buses from Prague to Krakow leave from Florenc, which is the Czech capital's main bus station. Florenc is a modern bus terminal and it is located just to the east of the Prague city center. Florenc is directly linked to Prague's efficient Metro system, which takes 10 minutes to reach the Prague city center. The Metro service runs from early morning until midnight each day. Local buses are also available from Florenc, and some services run until 1 a.m. If a taxi is needed, it is considered advisable to phone for one.

Getting into Krakow by Bus

Krakow is a beautiful and cultured city which was the ancient royal capital of Poland. Krakow is justifiably world-famous for its historic and picturesque Old City, which has been proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city's Museum of Contemporary Art is also well worth a visit. Bus passengers from Prague arrive at Krakow Bus Station, which is integrated into the ultra-modern Krakow Glowny transport hub, which gives access the city's bus and tram services. Some bus services run throughout the night. The Old Town is within walking distance of the bus station and taxis are also available.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by bus from Prague, Czechia to Kraków, Poland?

Travel by bus between Prague, Czechia and Kraków, Poland is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Kraków from Prague restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Czech Republic

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Poland from Prague?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Kraków, Poland?

The government of Poland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/13/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Prague to Kraków closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Czechia from Poland by bus?

The restriction level for your return bus to Prague, Czechia from Kraków is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Prague from Kraków restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Czechia from Kraków?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test within 2 days before arrival and testing upon arrival
  • Unvaccinated travellers are required to take a PCR test between days 5 and 7 after arrival
  • Travellers vaccinated with the booster shot (3rd dose) are exempt from providing a COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Prague, Czechia?

The government of Czechia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/13/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Prague from Kraków closer to your date of departure here here.

How much does a cheap bus to Kraków from Prague cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to Kraków from Prague for the next 7 days starting from $15 (€12)  one way.

What is the cost of a bus from Prague to Kraków?

If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Prague to Kraków bus to cost on average $18 (€15)  one way.

How far is Kraków from Prague by bus?

The bus distance from Prague to Kraków is around 243 miles (392 km).

What is the Prague to Kraków bus travel time?

The Prague to Kraków bus duration is on average 7 h 50 min, which is to be expected when traveling 243 miles (392 km) to Kraków from Prague. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What station does the bus from Prague to Kraków depart from? Which Kraków bus station do I come into from Prague?

When departing from Prague, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Praha, Hlavní Nádraží, Prague, Nádraží Veleslavín and Prague, Nákladové Nádraží Žižkov. When arriving in Kraków, you can end your route in bus stations like Kraków, Aleja Zygmunta Krasińskiego (Jubilat), Kraków, Muzeum Narodowe and Kraków, Rondo Matecznego.

Omio customers book a bus from Prague, Praha, Zličín   to Kraków, Aleja Zygmunta Krasińskiego (Jubilat)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure bus station in Prague located? Where is the arrival bus station in Kraków located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Prague, Praha, Zličín, located approximately 6.2 miles (10 km) from the city center of Prague. The most popular arrival bus station in Kraków, called Kraków, Aleja Zygmunta Krasińskiego (Jubilat), is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from its city center.

Which bus providers can get me from Prague to Kraków?

For the best Prague to Kraków bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, PolskiBus, RegioJet, Infobus, Busfor, Euroticket, Jordan, Regabus, DMD Group, Visit Tour, Musil Tour, BlaBlaCar, Agat, Eurolines Switzerland, Ttbus, Eurobus, NIKOLO s. R. O. Eurolines Madeltrans or SVD Trans. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services between Prague and Kraków to compare what amenities they may offer.

Are there any nonstop bus services from Prague to Kraków?

Yes, you can look for direct buses from Prague to Kraków with Flixbus, Infobus, Eurolines Madeltrans, Ttbus, Euroticket or Sindbad  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.

What are the first and last departure bus times from Prague to Kraków?

The first Prague to Kraków bus departs at 8: 00 AM   and the last bus from Prague to Kraków leaves at 11: 35 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Prague to Kraków on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Prague to Kraków to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus companies offering this route and save money. If you book bus tickets from Prague to Kraków within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $18 (€15) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your bus ticket from Prague to Kraków a few months in advance.